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Burcon Reports Fiscal 2024 Third Quarter Results

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 14, 2024) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, reported results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2023.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 14, 2024) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, reported results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2023.
  • Burcon's fiscal 2024 third quarter and year-to-date showcased robust execution and value creation, marked by the achievement of three significant milestones.
  • Due to strong customer demand, Burcon and its partner, HPS Food and Ingredients, accelerated their plans to commercialize hemp protein.
  • We expect to begin commercial production this quarter, with additional production runs slated for the first half of 2024.

True Salt Announces Major Expansion to Meet Growing Demand in Foodservice and Food Production Channels

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

PHOENIX, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- True Salt, a leading provider of high-quality sea salt, is pleased to announce its significant expansion plans to meet the escalating demand for sea salt in foodservice and manufacturing business channels.

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  • PHOENIX, Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- True Salt, a leading provider of high-quality sea salt, is pleased to announce its significant expansion plans to meet the escalating demand for sea salt in foodservice and manufacturing business channels.
  • True Salt is set to embark on a major expansion initiative at its Phoenix headquarters.
  • This expansion entails not only increasing production capacity but also enhancing importing capabilities to ensure a steady supply of premium sea salt.
  • These efforts highlight True Salt's commitment to quality, innovation, and excellence in delivering premium sea salt across various industries and channels.

Head to the Beach for the Ocean Shores, Washington, Razor Clam & Seafood Festival

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

OCEAN SHORES, Wash., Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- If you love seafood, you won't want to miss the 16th Annual Ocean Shores Razor Clam & Seafood Festival, March 15-17, 2024, at the Ocean Shores Convention Center, just two blocks from the beach.

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  • OCEAN SHORES, Wash., Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- If you love seafood, you won't want to miss the 16th Annual Ocean Shores Razor Clam & Seafood Festival, March 15-17, 2024, at the Ocean Shores Convention Center, just two blocks from the beach.
  • The Food Court features 10 food booths/trucks with pan-seared scallops, cod and halibut fish and chips, razor clam chowder, razor clam fritters, oysters, grilled razor clams, seafood crepes, salmon, mussels, seafood pasta, oysters, and more.
  • ClamFest is produced by the City of Ocean Shores and presented by the Quinault Beach Resort.
  • For more information on the Razor Clam Festival go to: osrazorclamfestival.org

United Natural Foods Successfully Concludes First Full-Assortment Selling Show in San Diego

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Friday, February 9, 2024

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (the “Company” or “UNFI”) concluded its first comprehensive product and solution regional selling show, reinforcing the Company’s customer and supplier-focused strategy.

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  • United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (the “Company” or “UNFI”) concluded its first comprehensive product and solution regional selling show, reinforcing the Company’s customer and supplier-focused strategy.
  • The show also featured UNFI’s Professional Services, which is focused on driving growth and efficiency for retailers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240209793584/en/
    United Natural Foods, Inc. completed its first comprehensive product and solution regional selling show, reinforcing the Company’s customer and supplier-focused strategy.
  • The San Diego winners were Tea Drops, which makes a fair-trade, eco-friendly alternative to tea bags, and Fishwife, which produces premium, ethically-sourced, tinned seafood.

Mitsubishi Corporation, KDDI CORPORATION, Lawson, Inc. have entered into the Capital Business Partnership Agreement

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Lawson and KDDI will merge their real touchpoints (Lawson stores: approximately 14,600, au Style/au shop stores: approximately 2,200) to establish large real-store networks in Japan.

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  • Lawson and KDDI will merge their real touchpoints (Lawson stores: approximately 14,600, au Style/au shop stores: approximately 2,200) to establish large real-store networks in Japan.
  • This will enable Lawson to expand its store network and enhance its functionalities, aiming for further improvement in customer convenience.
  • - Developing services for KDDI and Lawson customers to provide good shopping deals, expanding customer visits to Lawson stores.
  • KDDI is expanding into a wide range of business areas including mobile telecommunications as core business, as well as banking, insurance, education, travel, and delivery services.

Introducing This Season’s Most Valuable Taco — the New Old El Paso™ Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Dessert Taco Shells

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Monday, February 5, 2024

This playoff season, legends are coming together on and off the field with the launch of new Old El Paso™ Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Dessert Taco Shells.

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  • This playoff season, legends are coming together on and off the field with the launch of new Old El Paso™ Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Dessert Taco Shells.
  • These Stand ‘N Stuff™ dessert shells feature the crunch fans love from Old El Paso, now blasted with Cinnamon Toast Crunch’s iconic Cinnadust™ for an unbeatable treat.
  • JJ is a lifelong fan of taco nights with Old El Paso and Justin loves to start his mornings with Cinnamon Toast Crunch.
  • Follow Old El Paso on Instagram and TikTok and Cinnamon Toast Crunch on Instagram and TikTok to join the fun as Old El Paso™ Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Dessert Taco Shells become the Most Valuable Taco.

Blueshift Nutrition Leads the "Delicious Living" Awards, Winning in 7 Different Categories

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

BOSTON, Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Blueshift Nutrition, the pioneer in super-premium supplement drinks, is thrilled to announce its success in the recent "delicious living" awards. Blueshift secured seven awards, making it the most decorated supplement brand in the highly esteemed awards program.

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  • Voted on by both consumers and natural health retailers, these annual awards recognize the best all-natural products in the market.
  • Blueshift Nutrition is honored to share the podium with beloved supplement brands who also won delicious living awards this year including Thorne, Nordic Naturals, New Chapter, and Now Foods.
  • Blueshift Nutrition stood out by winning multiple awards in both consumer-voting and retailer-voting categories.
  • And with an average customer rating of 4.8/5.0 stars from almost 2,000 reviews, Blueshift products have earned widespread consumer acclaim.

Victor Allen's® Coffee® Announces Partnership with General Mills amid Launch Of All NEW Victor Allen's® Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Flavored Iced Coffee

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

LITTLE CHUTE, Wis., Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant Food & Nutrition, a leading, vertically integrated coffee manufacturer in the U.S., announced today the launch of its newest flavor innovation, Victor Allen's® Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Ready-to-Drink Iced Coffee. 

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    LITTLE CHUTE, Wis., Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant Food & Nutrition, a leading, vertically integrated coffee manufacturer in the U.S., announced today the launch of its newest flavor innovation, Victor Allen's® Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Ready-to-Drink Iced Coffee.
  • The epic flavor of Victor Allen's® Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ Ready-to-Drink Iced Coffee is designed to transport you and your tastebuds with the absurdly delicious moments fans have loved in their cereal bowls for decades.
  • Our new partnership with such an historic and nostalgic General Mills brand like Cinnamon Toast Crunch™ is sure to surprise and delight coffee fans in a way never before possible within ready-to-drink iced coffee."
  • For more information about the Victor Allen's Coffee Brand, visit the Victor Allen's website and follow Victor Allen's Coffee on Facebook , Instagram , and Tiktok .

United Natural Foods Expands Supply Chain Evolution with Implementation of A.I.-Powered Warehouse Automation System in its New Manchester Distribution Center

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Monday, January 29, 2024

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (the “Company” or “UNFI”) today announced plans to implement an A.I.-powered robotic automation system in its soon-to-be-completed distribution center (DC), in Manchester, PA.

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  • United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (the “Company” or “UNFI”) today announced plans to implement an A.I.-powered robotic automation system in its soon-to-be-completed distribution center (DC), in Manchester, PA.
  • This advanced system, manufactured by Symbotic, is the second installation for UNFI and part of the Company’s commitment to further enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of its distribution center network.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240129358372/en/
    UNFI announces plans to implement it second A.I.-powered robotic automation system in its soon-to-be-completed distribution center in Manchester, PA.
  • The installation of the Centralia system is on track to become operational in the first half of 2024.

Future of Frozen Food 2024 Uncovers Hottest Frozen Food Trends Emerging for 2024

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Thursday, January 25, 2024

CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Globally inspired flavors, evolving use of kitchen appliances, and a surge in breakfast foods are just some of the emerging trends identified in Future of Frozen Food 2024, the inaugural, comprehensive, data-driven report from Conagra Brands that examined how the $78 billion1 United States (U.S.) frozen food market may evolve in 2024.   

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  • CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Globally inspired flavors, evolving use of kitchen appliances, and a surge in breakfast foods are just some of the emerging trends identified in Future of Frozen Food 2024, the inaugural, comprehensive, data-driven report from Conagra Brands that examined how the $78 billion1 United States (U.S.) frozen food market may evolve in 2024.
  • Future of Frozen Food 2024 leveraged Conagra Brands' demand science expertise, combined with robust sales data from NielsenIQ, in-home consumption behaviors from Circana's National Eating Trends®, and in-depth social media trend predictors from Black Swan Data to identify five trends in the U.S. frozen food department.
  • A collection of sales data and insights on food consumption and preparation helped identify five trends driving frozen food innovation and growth in 2024, including:
    A Taste of Global Cuisine: Historically, more conventional 'meat-and-potatoes' and fewer bold flavors shaped frozen food aisles.
  • "Americans increasingly want new, exciting and unique frozen food flavors," said Nolan, "These trends point to the vast possibilities for continued innovations."